• Full Time
  • Remote

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Who we are and what we are looking for

Whether its reducing methane emissions at agricultural facilities and landfills, repurposing contaminated properties, producing alternative energy, or sequestering carbon, weve been focused on finding smart climate solutions and improving the natural environment since our inception over 50 years ago. Join our 100% employee-owned firm and start creating your own legacy.  As an operator  you will work on the construction of landfill gas collection (or related) systems. This position is 100% travel nationwide.

How you can make an impact 

  • Operate an excavator on pipelines and for remediation work or several types of power construction equipment, such as graders, rough terrain extended boom forklifts, bulldozers, scrapers, cranes, backhoe, shovels, dump trucks, tractors, front-end l move, and grade earth.
  • Operate a compactor (roller) to compact soil in a pond bottom.
  • Assist in drilling projects by moving and lifting materials into drilled gas wells for well completion.
  • Assists in hand shoveling when excavating near utilities or sensitive areas.
  • Follows Codes of Safe Work Practices for Heavy Equipment Operation, Trenching, Backfilling Operations and Well Construction.
  • Reports any malfunctions or equipment problems to the Project Superintendent/Manager.
  • Checks equipment prior to operation to make sure proper fuels, oils, lubricants and hydraulic fluids are full.
  • Interact with other SCS-FS personnel and/or subcontractors in a professional manner.


  • Ability to travel 100% of the time on nationwide projects required.
  • 5 to 8 years of excavator operation experience required.
  • Experience in the solid waste or utility industry preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license with driving record in good standing required.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of equipment practices.
  • Ability to read and understand equipment operational manuals.
  • 40 Hour Health and Safety, and Trenching Excavation Safety training.
  • Must meet physical requirements for driving (pick-up truck), lifting and carrying equipment/mechanical components (up to 50 lbs. Unassisted), hand excavation/digging (using shovels/picks), carrying and climbing ladders, operating and working from man lifts, operating electric tools, (drills, saws, etc.), using hand tools, (screwdrivers, wrenches, hammers, etc.), and providing services under various weather conditions. 

As a growing firm, we offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401K, and employer-funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Student Debt Employer Contribution Program
  • Paid holidays and PTO

SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.

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